A Complex Attacks Recognition Method in Wireless Intrusion Detection System

  • Guanlin Chen
  • Ying Wu
  • Kunlong Zhou
  • Yong ZhangEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11204)


During recent years, the challenge faced by wireless network security is getting severe with the rapid development of internet. However, due to the defects of wireless communication protocol and difference among wired networks, the existing intrusion prevention systems are seldom involved. This paper proposed a method of identifying complicated multistep attacks orienting to wireless intrusion detection system, which includes the submodules of alarm simplification, VTG generator, LAG generator, attack signature database, attack path resolver and complex attack evaluation. By means of introducing logic attack diagram and virtual topological graph, the attach path was excavated. The experimental result showed that this identification method is applicable to the real scene of wireless intrusion detection, which plays certain significance to predict attackers’ ultimate attack intention.


Mobile Internet Wireless intrusion Multi-step attack 



This work was partially supported by Zhejiang Provincial Natural Science Foundation of China (No. LY16F020010), Hangzhou Science & Technology Development Project of China (No. 20150533B16, No. 20162013A08) and the 2016 National Undergraduate Training Programs for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, China (No. 201613021004).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Guanlin Chen
    • 1
    • 2
  • Ying Wu
    • 1
    • 2
  • Kunlong Zhou
    • 1
  • Yong Zhang
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.School of Computer and Computing ScienceZhejiang University City CollegeHangzhouPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.College of Computer Science and TechnologyZhejiang UniversityHangzhouPeople’s Republic of China

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